A selection of stories in the media involving Aston Villa in the last 24 hours.
The Ligue 1 club reportedly value the Uruguayan at £14.5 million – a fee deemed too high by both Premier League sides.
The Scotland youth international is yet to make his senior debut but has already caught the eye of a number of clubs and has impressed on his trial with Tim Sherwood’s team.
Meanwhile, out-of-favour winger Charles N’Zogbia could be set for a move to the Middle East, with Arabian Gulf League side Baniyas Club expressing an interest, as reported by Sport 360.
The 29-year old has failed to find the Wigan form that got him his Villa move back in 2011 and is no longer a part of Sherwood’s plans.
The winger failed to ever make an impact at Villa Park - appearing just 17 times since his 2013 move - and spent time on loan at Celtic last season.
The Serbian international was linked with a Premier League switch last week but a deal has proved difficult to bring to fruition.